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Gender Equality and the Judiciary : Using International Human Rights Standards to Promote the Human Rights of Women and the Girl-child at the NationalLevel : Papers and Statements from the Caribbean Regional Judicial Colloqu ium, Georgetown, Guyana. pbk.

By: ADAMS, Kirstine and Andrew BYRNES BYRNES, Andrew

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Commonwealth Secretariat, London, 1999, ISBN:0850925770:

Seller ID: 73435


ADAMS, Kirstine and Andrew BYRNES. Gender Equality and the Judiciary : Using International Human Rights Standards to Promote the Human Rights of Womenand the Girl-child at the National Level : Papers and Statements from the Caribbean Regional Judicial Colloquium, Georgetown, Guyana, 14-17 April 1997 . Edited by Kirstine Adams and Andrew Byrnes. (London): Commonwealth Secretariat, (December 1999). Pp. [i]-xii,1-289,(1). 8vo, illustrated pink and purple card covers. "This publication presents papers contributed by seniorjudges, lawyers, academics and representatives of international and non-... View more info

Trent, McGill and the North : A Story of Canada's Growth as a Sovereign Polar Nation

By: ADAMS, Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cover to Cover Publication Services, Peterborough, Ontario, 2007, ISBN:9780978436803:

Seller ID: 98598


ADAMS, Peter. Trent, McGill and the North : A Story of Canada's Growth as aSovereign Polar Nation. (Peterborough, Ontario) : Cover to Cover Publicati on Services, (2007). First Edition. Pp (16),17- 221,(3) + 24-page centre section of colour photographs. Double column. 8vo, illustrated cardcovers, with blue spine. Contents : Chapter 1. McGill and Axel Heiberg Island, Nunavut (To M cGill and Axel Heiberg; Axel Heiberg Island and the McGill Expeditions; The Reconnaissance Year, 1959; The Foundation Years, 1960 and 1961; Life and W ork on the Glaciers; Place Names, Personal Life and Budge Crawley)... View more info

Maia. First Edition in dustjacket

By: ADAMS, Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1984,:

Seller ID: 20217


ADAMS, Richard. Maia. (L.: 1984). Vg-ine in dj. 20.00 View more info

Day Gone By : An Autobiography. First Edition in dustjacket

By: ADAMS, Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hutchinson, London, 1990, ISBN:0091739675:

Seller ID: 24620


ADAMS, Richard. The Day Gone By : An Autobiography. London : Hutchinson, (1990). First Printing. Pp 398. "This captivating and beautifully-written memoir follows Adams from his birth in 1920 to the end of the Second World War. It contains a memorable recreation of the Adams family, while recording the childhood of an observant, deeply sensitive boy in Newbury, Berkshire, from the mid 1920s on." Very good in dustjacket. 20.00 View more info

Tyger Voyage

By: ADAMS, Richard BAYLEY, Nicola

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Jonathan Cape, London, 1976, ISBN:0224012371:

Seller ID: 77610


ADAMS, Richard. The Tyger Voyage. London: Jonathan Cape, (1976). Pp. [1]-30, (2). Illustrated by Nicola Bayley. 8vo, illustrated green card covered boards. The story told in rhyming verse of two shipwrecked tigers and their adventures in distant lands. Rear paste-down starting to come unglued, lightwear to corners and ends of spine, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Unbroken Web. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: ADAMS, Richard Gilbert, Yvonne Campbell, Jennifer

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Crown, 1980,:

Seller ID: 16477


ADAMS, Richard. The Unbroken Web : Stories and Fables. Colour plates by Yvonne Gilbert. Black and white drawings by Jennifer Campbell. N.Y.: Crown Publishers, (1980). This is the US edition of The Iron Wolf and Other Stories.Fine in price-clipped dj. 25.00 View more info

Why People Photograph : Selected Essays and Reviews. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: ADAMS, Robert.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Aperture, New York, 1994, ISBN:0893815977:

Seller ID: 106913


ADAMS, Robert. Why People Photograph : Selected Essays and Reviews. (New York): Aperture, (1994). First Printing. Pp. (14),13-186,(4). Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, white cloth spine with white paper covered boards, silver lettering to spine. "'Why People Photograph' is a book by a professional photographer about the relationship of art and life. In 1981 Robert Adams published a volume of essay entitled 'Beauty in Photography', in which hesuggested that art is too important to confuse with interior decoration or an investment opportunity. Its real use, he contended, is to affirm mea... View more info

Sophocles the Playwright. The Phoenix, Journal of the Classical Associationof Canada, Supplementary Volume III. Hardcover in dustjacket.

By: ADAMS, S.M. SOPHOCLES. Phoenix Supplementary Volumes, 3).

Price: $40.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1967,:

Seller ID: 109913


(SOPHOCLES). ADAMS, S.M. Sophocles the Playwright. The Phoenix, Journal of the Classical Association of Canada, Supplementary Volume III. (Toronto): University of Toronto Press, (1967). Third Printing. Pp. (4),v-viii,(2),[1]-182. 8vo, red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "In Professor Adams' view, a Sophocles play is not the work of a writer feeling his way, with occasional flashes of genius, towards a later and more effective art-form, but one possessing complete dramatic unity. To contemporary Athenians nothing in these plays was undramatic; nothing was superfluous and nothing missing... View more info

Design of Residential Areas : Basic Considerations, Principles, and Methods. First Edition

By: ADAMS, Thomas Harvard City Planning Studies, Volume VI

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1934,:

Seller ID: 116099


ADAMS, Thomas. The Design of Residential Areas : Basic Considerations, Principles, and Methods. Cambridge : Harvard University Press, 1934. First Edition. Pp (6),[v]-xiv,(2),3-296,(8), frontispiece + 10 plates + 65 figures intext. 8vo [175 x 250 mm], maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : Part One - Basic Considerations. 1. Introduction : The term "home neighborhood," Backgrounds of this study, Scope of report. 2. A Bird's-eye View : Home neighborhoods in cities, The relation of housing to civic welfare, Neighborhood development and city planning, Extent and diversity of res... View more info

Rediscovering Thomas Adams : Rural Planning and Development in Canada. Paperback Edition.

By: ADAMS, Thomas). CALDWELL, Wayne J., ed.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: UBC Press, Vancouver, Toronto, 2011, ISBN:9780774819244:

Seller ID: 112243


(ADAMS, Thomas). Rediscovering Thomas Adams : Rural Planning and Development in Canada. Edited by Wayne J. Caldwell. Vancouver, Toronto : UBC Press, (2011). Pp. (8),ix-xxiv,[1]-400, including plates. Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, photo-illustrated card covers with brown spine, black, cream adn white lettering to front cover, white and cream lettering to spine. A reprinting, with commentaries, of Adams's classic 1917 work "Rural Planning and Development: A Study of Rural Conditions and Problems in Canada". "Suburbanization, affordable housing, mass transportation, loss of fer... View more info

Atlantic Canada's 100 Greatest Books. pbk.

By: ADAMS, Trevor J. and Stephen Patrick CLARE CLARE, Stephen Patrick

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Nimbus, Halifax, 2009, ISBN:9781551097350:

Seller ID: 90757


ADAMS, Trevor J. and Stephen Patrick CLARE. Atlantic Canada's 100 Greatest Books . (Halifax): Nimbus, (2009). Pp. (4),[v]-ix,(1).1-229,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated card covers with greyish-blue spine and french flaps. Based on lists submitted by hundreds of Canadian literati, this compendium presents the top hundred voted-upon books dealing with Atlantic Canada (or written by Atlantic Canadian authors). Very good. 14.00 View more info

Keepers of the Lights : The saga of Our Lighthouses, Lightships, and the Men Who Guide Those Who Sail the Seas. inscribed, no dj.

By: ADAMSON, Hans Christian

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Greenberg, New York, 1955,:

Seller ID: 27074


ADAMSON, Hans Christian. Keepers of the Lights. [dj adds: The saga of Our Lighthouses, Lightships, and the Men Who Guide Those Who Sail the Seas]. NewYork : Greenberg, Publisher, (1955). First Edition. Pp xviii,(2),[3]-430 + 16 pages of plates. 8vo, grey cloth. United States Coast Guard Annotated B ibliography (1982) p.5. A history and survey of aids to navigation in the United States: from Old Boston Light to the development of Loran; from Alaska to Texas. "[...] fills a long-standing and conspicuous vacancy in the saga of Uncle Sam against the sea. It blends the fascinating account of th... View more info

Walk Through Time : A History of Bethel Presbyterian Church [cover adds: Scotsburn, N.S.]

By: ADAMSON, Ina, Joan GRAHAM, and Janet MacLEOD GRAHAM, Joan MacLEOD, Janet

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bethel History Committee, Scotsburn, N.S., 2000, ISBN:0968748007:

Seller ID: 104211


ADAMSON, Ina, Joan GRAHAM, and Janet MacLEOD. A Walk Through Time : A History of Bethel Presbyterian Church [cover adds: Scotsburn, N.S.]. (Scotsburn,N.S.) : Bethel History Committee, (2000). Pp (9),[10]-141,(3). Illustrated . 8vo, illustrated blue card covers, lettered in black. Contents : 1. EarlyHistory. 2. The Atlantic Mission Society. 3. The Sunday School. 4. Mid-wee k Groups. 5. Bethel Church Choir. 6. Ladies Aid. 7. Other Groups. 8. Vietnamese Refugee Project. 9. Stained Glass Windows. 10. Ministers. 11. Mission Conscience. 12. Appendices. Very good. 25.00 View more info

Hart House Collection of Canadian Paintings. First Paperback.

By: ADAMSON, Jeremy McPHERSON, Hugo, preface.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Art Committee of Hart House/University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1969, ISBN:0802040225:

Seller ID: 101221


ADAMSON, Jeremy. The Hart House Collection of Canadian Paintings. [Forewordby Hugo McPherson]. (Toronto): Published in Association with the Art Commi ttee of Hart House by University of Toronto Press, (1969). First Paperback Printing. Pp. (5),6-120. Illustrated (a few of which are in colour). Oblong8vo, decorated white card covers with gold titles to front and black title s to spine. Covers lightly rubbed, else very good. 15.00 View more info

Prophets of Rebellion : Millenarian Protest Movements against the European Colonial Order. First Edition in dustjacket

By: ADAS, Michael Studies in Comparative World History series

Price: $45.00

Publisher: University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, 1979, ISBN:0807813532:

Seller ID: 113478

ISBN: 0807813532


ADAS, Michael. Prophets of Rebellion : Millenarian Protest Movements against the European Colonial Order. Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, (1979). First Edition. Pp (6),[vii]-xxvii,(3),3-243,(1). With a few illustrations in the text. Maps. Index. 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. A volume in the Studies in Comparative World History series. Michael Adas (b. February 4, 1943, Detroit, Michigan). "This study provides new approaches to the writing of comparative history and to the analysis of social protest movements, by... View more info

Hotspur : A Ballad. signed pbk.

By: ADCOCK, Fleur WHITEHEAD, Gilliam ALBRECHT, Gretchen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Blood Axe Books, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 1986, ISBN:1852240016:

Seller ID: 74208


ADCOCK, Fleur. Hotspur : A Ballad by Fleur Adcock, for music by Gillian Whitehead. With monoprints by Gretchen Albrecht. (Newcastle-upon-Tyne): Blood Axe Books, (1986). Pp. (28). Unpaginated. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated stapled black card covers. Vg. Signed without inscription by Adcock on the title page. 10.00 View more info

Sir Roger de Coverley : Papers from The Spectator. With Introduction and Notes.

By: ADDISON, Joseph

Price: $12.00

Publisher: T.C. Allan & Co., Halifax, N.S., 1898,:

Seller ID: 98274


ADDISON, Joseph. Sir Roger de Coverley : Papers from The Spectator. With Introduction and Notes. Halifax, N.S.: T.C. Allan & Co., (1898). Pp (2),[i]-x,[1]-67,(1). Small 8vo, pale blue printed card covers. Sir Roger de Coverley was the name of a character in The Spectator (1711). An English squire ofQueen Anne's reign, Sir Roger exemplified the values of an old country gen tleman, and was portrayed as lovable but somewhat ridiculous ('rather beloved than esteemed', making his Tory politics seem harmless but silly. Contents : Sir Roger; Sir Roger at Home; Sir Roger and Will Wimble; Sir Roger and... View more info

University Game.

By: ADELMAN, Howard GRANT, George LEE, Dennis COHEN, Matt

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Anansi, Toronto , 1968,:

Seller ID: 86832


(GRANT, George). ADELMAN, Howard, and Dennis LEE (eds.). The University Game. Toronto : Anansi, 1968. Pp (6),1-178,(6). 8vo, illustrated white card covers. Includes a chapter by George Grant - “The University Curriculum” (pp 47-68). Other contributions by John M. Robson, Donald J. McCuloch, C.W. Gomick, Dennis Lee, Trevor Lloyd, Matt Cohen, John R. Seeley, and Howard Edelman. George Parkin Grant (1918-1988) was a Canadian philosopher, teacher andpolitical commentator, whose popular appeal peaked in the late 1960s and 1 970s. He is best known for his nationalism, political conservatism, com... View more info

Prelude to the Cold War : The Tsarist, Soviet, and U.S. Armies in the Two World Wars. First Edition

By: ADELMAN, Jonathan R.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Lynne Rienner Publishers, Boulder & London, 1988, ISBN:1555871232:

Seller ID: 114167


ADELMAN, Jonathan R. Prelude to the Cold War : The Tsarist, Soviet, and U.S. Armies in the Two World Wars. Boulder & London : Lynne Rienner Publishers, (1988). First Edition. Pp (4),v-viii,1-287,(1). Index. 8vo, greenish-greycloth, lettered in maroon. Contents : 1. Introduction. Section 1 - World W ar I. 2. An Economic and Political Overview of World War I. 3. Russian and U.S. Armies in Battle. 4. Russian and U.S. Institutions in Wartime. Section2 - The Interwar Years, 1919-1939. 5. The Interwar Years. Section 3 - Prel ude to Goetterdaemmerung, June 1941 - June 1944. 6. A Military and Politica... View more info

Quest for the Absolute

By: ADELMANN, Frederick J., ed. Boston College Studies in Philosophy, Volume 1

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston College, Martinus Nijhoff, Chestnut Hill and The Hague, 1966,:

Seller ID: 99330


ADELMANN, Frederick J., ed. The Quest for the Absolute. Frederick J. Adelmann, Editor. Chestnut Hill, MA and The Hague: Boston College and Martinus Nijhoff, 1966. Pp. (6),[vii]-xx,[1]-207,(1). 8vo, printed cream card covers with french flaps. Boston College Studies in Philosophy, Volume 1. "This volume of essays is of especial interest to scholars working in the areas of the studies. The insights developed especially in the medieval period are valuable to students of this period. The studies range on metaphysical and historical thems from the later Aristotelians through the Greek Fathers, ... View more info